Tag Archives: music

Advent: Angels from the Realms of Glory (HT @ZacHicks )

It's the first Sunday in Advent, which means Christmas is not too far away (and the  Weihnachtsmarkt and it's delicacies is here!). Anyway, seems like a good time to highlight a rocking new arrangement of the old carol "Angels from the realms of ...

Gungor on Christian music zombies

I've been rocking out to Gungor's latest album Beautiful things while at the gym lately. Michael Gungor has written an excellent post about how most "Christian" music is zombie-like. Describing the typical CCM approach, he writes: use whatever musical style you ...

10 contemporary Christmas songs for free download

Another post highlighting some freebies! Hooray! Kingsway music has, for a short time, ten Christmas songs available for free dowload (mp3 and sheetmusic). The songs come from song-writers such as Stuart Townend, Matt Redman, and Breton Brown. I particularly love Joy has ...

Free Music: Gettymusic / Zac Hicks / City Harmonic

A couple of freebies: Keith & Kristyn Getty have their excellent Christmas song Joy has Dawned for free download here. You can also download their best known song In Christ Alone here: mp3 (sheet music). Zac Hicks and his band have a new album ...

Rock of Ages – new setting

A new setting of Rock of Ages I recently reworked:  

ESL & congregational songs

I'm a big fan of theologically and textually rich congregational songs (otherwise known as 'praise and worship' - a term I find misleadingly limiting), and we regularly sing great songs from people like Stuart Townend and Keith Getty* and Sovereign Grace Music, ...

The One – a rockin’ p&w song from the archives

IBC Hamburg is looking for 'homegrown' songs from IBC churches all over Germany. I'm thikning of submitting a couple of mine, and while looking through my mp3s I came across a song we did once in Toowoomba (from which the ...

Cause and effect

via 22 words

Loveliest of trees…

Walking in the Fränkischer Schweiz on Good Friday I saw some lovely cherry trees all 'hung with bloom', which brought to mind the very apt words of Housman: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough, And stands ...

Free Getty/Townend song

For this week only Kingsway is giving away the mp3 and sheetmusic download of Stuart Townend and Keith Getty's new song Kyrie Eleison. "Stuart and I (Keith) were privileged to contribute a new song to the Lausane Congress in Capetown last ...